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Causes Of Rectal Pain
Diversion colitis: can it cause severe rectal pain and pain with sitting due to inflammation of area and nerves?
What could cause severe rectal pain, pressure and a burning sensation in and outside of rectum and leg?
Anal fissure?: There are several things that can cause severe rectal pain and pressure, the most common being an anal fissure. A burning sensation would be typical, though pain extending down the leg would not. Examination by a colorectal surgeon or gastroenterologist would be appropriate. ...Read more
What could cause severe rectal pain, pressure and a burning sensation in and outside of rectum and leg as well as my left buttox?
See your doctor: There are a variety of causes including fissures and hemorrhoids, but you need to make sure you don't have a cancerous growth. Visit your doctor and make sure you get a complete physical exam, including a rectal exam. If you are age 50 or better and you never have had a colonoscopy, you should talk with your doctor about arranging this too. ...Read more
Yes it cit can still ovulate and cause ovulation pain that can transfer to rectum
and or either because if you llost the ovary because of surgery scar tissue can cause rectal pain
or if you had any history of endometriosis that still cab stay active and cause pelvic and rectal pain. ...Read more
I have been diagnosed with endometriosis and now I have sever rectal pain in my mid cycle. Are they related? Can endometriosis cause rectal pain as well? What is the solution?
Endometriosis: Hi, yes that's very well possible, in patients with Endometriosis due to inflammatory mediators like Prostaglandins the contractility of the bowel can be increased and that can cause rectal spasm and abdominal pain, treating endometriosis with birth control pill should help with these symptoms. Good luck. ...Read more
I have recently been diagonized with two fibroids 6 cm and 4 cm. I was told that this is the cause for a rectal pain that i have been suffering from for the past few months. Is there anything (apart from tablets) that can relieve the rectal pain?
Removal of fibroids: If the hypothesis that the fibroids cause the pain, because they are located on the posterior wall of the uterus, the only way to relieve the pain would be by removing the fibroids. ...Read more
PROSTATITIS EVAL: R/O prostatitis v Epididymitis tough to treat. Hopefully you have seen a urologist recently. Tx with doxycycline. I would recheck labs /UA C&S. & testosterone if no response,cipro (ciprofloxacin) may be needed for 8-10wks. Recheck labs and culture. You also need abdominal/pelvic/prostate US R/O prostate stones. Also, switch to gluten free diet Wholeapproach.com gutbliss.com Cipro (ciprofloxacin) may also be tried if no change. ...Read more
Can p.O. P, or enterocele cause rectal pain to be worse and more constant during menstrual cycle? If pertinent, in add. Uterus is also retroverted.
Maybe.: Usually, pop and enteroceles are painless, but if you have a rectocele and tend towards constipation or harder stools at that time of the month, then there may be more pressure in your pelvis/rectum causing pain. The retroverted uterus is also pushing on the rectum and is lower in your pelvis (pop) which may make stool transit more difficult. What do you doctor think? Have you tried a pessary? ...Read more
Prob. anal fissure: Pain during and after defecation is the landmark of anal fissure while bleeding is usually none or minimal. ...Read more
Anal Fissure common:
From this limited detail, I suspect anal fissure.
This is the most common cause for this combination of problems, however it is worthwhile to see your colorectal surgeon to make sure it isn't something worse.
Start a high fiber and water diet. Use warm water baths.
Surgery is curative if conservative measures fail. ...Read more
Yes it can: Anal fissure can cause pain and irritation due to tear in rectal mucosa ...Read more
What could be the possible causes lower stomach and rectal pain? It feels almost like a cramp. Only lasts a few seconds but been going on for 4 days
Can interstitial cystitis cause sharp shooting vaginal and rectal pain in addition to cramping w/ full bladder? A urologist I knows says "nope". Ic doesn't do that.
What causes pelvic, rectal, coccyx area pain that radiates to right leg? Its relentless pain, often prevents sleep. The pain worse when bladder full
Nerve compression: Compression of a nerve in the lower spine can do it. On rare occasions compression of the cauda equina below the spinal column can cause pelvic pain and incontinence. A large pelvic cyst or mass can also cause similar symptoms. An evaluation by your physician is important and you may need a scan of your lumbar spine and pelvis. ...Read more
Colitis or worse: Recent onset or chronic issue? Abdominal pain with bloody bms is typically a sign of colitis. If you have been bleeding for a while, or a large quantity in a short time, you may be anemic — hence fatigue. Don't wait for your symptoms to get worse while hoping the problem to get better on its own. Sound s like a good time to call your doctor or go to the emergency room. ...Read more
What are possible causes of rectal and uterine pain and pressure felt on the uterus, especially during menstruation but less thru out cycle?
GYN tests all show normal. What can be causing pelvic/rectal/lower back pain. Comes and goes. 3 mo no menses 1 day light bleeding then 3 days of pain.
See details: At age 49 you are likely peri-menopausal so period variation is to be expected. The pain is not GYN but could be GI in origin. See a gastroenterologist ...Read more
The classic "triad" of symptoms that can be associated with endometriosis include:
— dysmenorrhea (painful uterine cramping)
— dyspareunia (painful intercourse)
— menstrual dyschezia (painful bowel movements worse during the period)
I would strongly suggest you see a gynecologist with special expertise in laparoscopic excision of endometriosis. This is the removal — not cauterization — of it. ...Read more
The most important question is that have you had colonoscopy? At your age it is very important to make sure that this is not rectal cancer.
The most common causes of your symptoms are anal fissure, anal fistula, hemorrhoids, colitis (inflammation of the colon), anal warts, anal cancer and several other diseases. I think you should see a colorectal surgeon to examine the anus. ...Read more
Agree with above and: Our research that will be published soon shows two very accurate predictions of endometriosis. First, if you had bad periods (worse than peers or missed school)as a teenager, you have nearly 100% chance of endo at surgery. Second, testing for ovarian reserve with Clomid (clomiphene) challenge test: if abnormal 90% chance of endometriosis at surgery. The above could add to the accuracy of endo as diagnosis. ...Read more
Hello, my period is supposed to end today, and I am having cramps paired with some dull rectal pain. I haven't done anything to cause the pain either.
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